We enjoy attending concerts, from the Battle Proms at Blenheim Palace to the Rolling Stones at Murrayfield. A few years ago we were sitting in the Barbican at York waiting for John Mayer to start (Husband is a fan) when I noticed a text from the youngest daughter ‘Are you...
Making croutons in summer can be a nuisance – oven heated up to high temperature when only needed for 10 minutes, then it takes ages to cool down and everyone frazzles in the hot kitchen. I needed some for Sunday Lunch Caesar Salad and thought – wonder if the Microwave...
Cooking every day can became a chore (‘I know’ – I hear you say) and so over the years I have attempted to introduce variations and themes to make it more interesting for both myself (the cook) and the family (the diners). When the children were young I would have...
Oh Lordy, Week 8 and it is really serious now. Continuous running for 28 minutes! I’m an old lady, what was I thinking?? Encouraged by the third run of week 7, as 3.8Km is close to 5.00Km, I felt I ran further and faster. Indeed, doing 4.4Km on the first...